When the letters from a North Korean relative stop coming a Korean-Canadian father and son embark on an urgent quest into the heat of a rarely seen North Korea in search of long lost family members separated by political conflict for more than a half-century.
A group of Congolese FDLR militiamen have decided to renounce violence surrender their weapons and enter the reintegration programme of the United Nations. Happy to leave behind the troubled mountains of North Kivu, they take a helicopter to City of Goma where a new life is about to begin.
Depressed and frustrated with his life Dr. John Kitchin abandons his career as a neurologist and moves to Pacific Beach. There he undergoes a radical transformation into SLOMO trading his lab coat for a pair of rollerblades and his IRA for a taste of divinity.